Infections Caused by Streptococcus Pneumoniae: Clinical Spectrum, Pathogenesis, Immunity, and Treatment

Clin Infect Dis. 1992 Apr;14(4):801-7. doi: 10.1093/clinids/14.4.801.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Penicillin Resistance
  • Penicillins / therapeutic use
  • Pneumococcal Infections / diagnosis
  • Pneumococcal Infections / drug therapy
  • Pneumococcal Infections / immunology
  • Pneumococcal Infections / microbiology*
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae / classification*
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae / drug effects
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae / pathogenicity
  • Virulence

Substances

  • Penicillins